At Burns | Cronauer | Brown | LLP...
our mission is to help families, individuals, and business owners find positive solutions to their legal issues. Located in Sycamore, our reach includes areas of St Charles, Aurora, Naperville, Rockford, and numerous cases within the City of Chicago.
We believe that each and every person facing a legal issue deserves:
- An accessible attorney who makes himself available to meet with clients and who responds to their questions and concerns
- An attorney who will not "oversell" the merits of a case
- An attorney who will take the time to help clients understand the law, the legal options available, and the chances for a successful outcome
- An attorney who is interested in resolving client concerns efficiently and professionally
We have been practicing law this way for nearly 50 years. The results of this approach can be seen in both the number of long-term client relationships we have built and maintained and in the fact that the vast majority of our business comes from these clients by way of referral.
Whether you need a personal injury attorney or an estate planning lawyer, Burns | Cronauer | Brown | LLP looks forward to helping you.
Illinois Supreme Court Reverses Appellate Courts Pro-SLAPP Opinion
The Illinois Supreme Court recently clarified the application of SLAPP lawsuits as it relates to defamation claims. SLAPP is an acronym for strategic lawsuits against public participation. Generally, they are lawsuits filed merely as an attempt to quell public participation in an issue and to intimidate the public against speaking out against a proposed action. Generally, it arises in NIMBY (not in my backyard) litigation where citizens coalesce around an issue in an attempt to stop a business... >> Click here to read more about Illinois Supreme Court Reverses Appellate Courts Pro-SLAPP Opinion.